If you will need disability-related accommodations in order to participate, please email the contact person for the event.Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs.
Poets from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign student organizations including The Creative Writing Club, Flor Poetry, and The Collective Magazine will read their work selected around the evening’s theme of “culture.” Additionally, the event includes fun poetry writing activities and the Museum’s galleries will be open for you to explore and seek inspiration for your next poem. After the scheduled readings, there will be an open-mic poetry reading segment. Open-mic spots are limited, so come early to sign up for a spot. Light refreshments will be served.